Upcoming Courses & Events

Screen Skills Ireland offer a comprehensive range of courses across three key areas which you can filter using the search options below.

COVID-19 Compliance Officer Training for the Audio-Visual (AV) Sector starting 23.06.2021

*Please note: you must have completed the COVID-19 Return to Work Training before you can take part in this course. This course, developed in partnership with the Skillnet audio-visual networks (Animation Skillnet, Screen Skillnet, Learning Waves Skillnet, Gréasán na Meán Skillnet and Immersive Technologies Skillnet), will equip you with the knowledge required to work with

COVID-19 Return to Work Training for the Audio-Visual (AV) Sector starting 23.06.2021

*Please ignore the date listed on this course. It is running on a rolling basis. This course, developed in partnership with the Skillnet audio-visual networks (Animation Skillnet, Screen Skillnet, Learning Waves Skillnet, Gréasán na Meán and Immersive Technologies Skillnet), will equip you with the knowledge required to return to the workplace safely in the Audio-Visual

Treatment Writing Workshop for Feature Films starting 24.06.2021

Screen Skills Ireland is seeking 8 participants for a treatment writing workshop with Lauren Mackenzie running mornings 24th, 25th, 28th, 29th June and 29th & 30th July. Lauren Mackenzie has extensive experience in film and television as screenwriter, script editor and story producer, including work on the award winning Fair City, Bachelors Walk and Pure

The Art of the Pitch starting 24.06.2021

Screen Skills Ireland is delighted to Partner with Erich Pommer Institut to offer 15 places to Irish industry personnel to attend The Art of the Pitch online. This course can be accessed over a 6-month period in your own time. Workshop content: This online course will be delivered by industry professionals who will share their

Television Drama – Development Deep-dive for Creative Producers, Exec Producers & Development Execs with John Yorke (Online) starting 28.06.2021

Screen Skills Ireland in partnership with Screen Skillnet and in association with MediaXchange are seeking participants for Television Drama – Development Deep-dive, with John Yorke. Effective television development requires a creative storytelling skillset, strategic positioning, and personality management. John Yorke has been behind some of the biggest hits in television and has distilled that knowledge

Social Media Strategy for TV Non-Fiction starting 01.07.2021

Social Media Strategy is an essential part of TV programming bringing connection with the audience for your content. This course aims to give you a good overview with tips on developing a solid social media strategy, including: Defining the goals of your strategy Understanding your audience What content works best on which platforms Creating a

Movie Magic Scheduling starting 02.07.2021

Participants will be taught the time-saving facilities of EP Movie Magic Scheduling, the industry’s most widely used scheduling software. Scheduling This course, run in partnership with Screen Skillnet, will enable participants to compile their schedules in the most effective way and allow them to modify quickly, and confidently, their work when required. The training sessions

Building A Submission-Ready Design Portfolio starting 07.07.2021

Screen Skills Ireland and Animation Skillnet are delighted to welcome back Kirsten Shiel for this in-depth 10 week course, which was created to help Animation, Games and VFX artists to get their portfolio polished and ready to submit to studios or clients. This programme is supported under the Skills Connect Programme. Course Information Kirsten Shiel is

Movie Magic Budgeting starting 16.07.2021

This course is run in partnership with Screen Skillnet.  Participants will be taught the time-saving facilities of EP Movie Magic Budgeting, the industry’s most widely used scheduling and budgeting software. Budgeting This will enable them to compile their budget in the most effective way and allow them to quickly, and confidently, modify their work when